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and killed in oakland. what could help find her killer. >>> complete bay coverage starts now. this is bay area news at 7:00. >>> it's monday, d ecember 21st. this is bay area news at 7:00. we begin with late word that the white house and republicans have reached an agreement on the fiscal cliff, the deal includes a tax hike for u.s. households making for than $250,000 a year. joe biden is at the capitol to brief democrats and there's a possibility the senate could vote tonight. the major remaining issue is how to make budget cuts. >> taxes will go up and the united states will ring in the new year by going over the fiscal cliff. it would increase the state tax, bring back higher tax rates on owners. >> our most immediate priority is to stop taxes going u pstarting tomorrow. i think that is a modest goal we can accomplish. >> reporter: they wanted taxes to go up on couples making $250,000. this deal is a concession as it increases on households. >> it has been clearly a g ood- faith negotiation. we all want to protect taxpayers and we can get it done now. >> reporter: a sticking point is a
say the shooter had confronted earlier that night at club caliente. >>> oakland police are investigating the city's first homicide of the year. the police department shot spotter picked up several gunshots just before 1:00 this amp at hamilton street. investigators say that someone fired a gun into a car that was carrying three people, killing one of them, apparently a teenager. the other two people in that car were unharmed. police are still looking for that gunman. >>> the man accused of killing seven people at oakland's oikos university will be going to a hospital instead of a courtroom. alameda county superior court panetta ruled goh is incompetent to stand trial. she based her decision on reports from two psychiatrists. goh faces seven counts of murder and three counts of attempted murder during a massacre at oikos university where he had once been a nursing student. >> this is not about him trying to avoid responsibility or him trying to get out of -- of this. i mean, he has confessed to these crimes. >> goh will most likely be sent to napa state hospital. if his
. >> the creature was taken to the oakland zoo and found to be in poor health employ the owner is now facing -- he did not enter a police. >>> a former death row are inmate is suspected in the death of his own mother. 7-year-old dennis stan wick called 911 yesterday. officers went to his home on mash marsh field road. he was patrolled in 1990. an until of 1 of the murder victims questions that decision. >> i worry about our system letting him out again. i really do. but, i have a gun and i know how to use it. >> he is a registered sex offender who admitted raping others. he is expectd if court tomorrow or monday. >>> continuing coverage for the california budget was unveiled today. the governor said his budget will avoid the boom and bust mentality. it was reduce the deficit, pay down debl and keep spending with in our -- debt and keep spending within our means. >> i will say no because california is saying yes in a very progressive way on many different levels. >>> budget anticipates an $851 million surplus, even though a nearly $2 billion deficit is expected. >> the governor proposes a $2.7 bill
beach, janna. >>> to developing news out of the oakland where we learned there is an officer-involved shooting that happened around 6:30 tonight. details are slim but fire officials have confirmed police were involved in the shooting and a witness at the scene tells us, he saw an officer being taken into an ambulance. we have news crews on the way and will bring you more as it comes into the newsroom. >>> lawmakers gathered to to pay respects to a fallen officer. funeral services were held for ton. he was shot and killed by a man he confronted while responding to a burglary. the suspect turned the gun on himself. among those in attendean was governor jerry brown. >>> two homes in the same upscale neighborhood targeted in terrifying armed rob byes. the similar toys that say the crimes may be linked. >>> and music accompanies the opening of a first of its kind center, why it's the key feature. >>> weather changes are coming, when you may need the jacket and umbrella coming up. [ female announcer ] safeway presents real big deals of the week. or why it doesn't have to be an
. fall >>> this is bay area news at seven and we begin tonight with developing news in oakland where two people are in custody in connection with a house fire burning right now near china town. now, the flames 90 minutes ago and quickly grew to two alarms. it is building in a hous621 harris son street. crews have been fighting the fire from the ground and from the roofs of near by buildings. oakland police detained two people who reportedly were skwating in the house. we also heard one person was hurt, the extent of that person's injuries are is not clear right now >>> it's not much of a rain maker but the weather caused traffic problems around the area. an suv flipped over on corona road. the driver had minor injuries between noon and 3:00 p.m. today the highway parole responded to 33 incidents. most of them were weather related. >>> here's a live look at traffic on interstate 80 from the camera parole. motor oil ma have aaccumulated on the roads. it all adds up to accidents and we've seen showers off and on lingering into the evening. chief meteorologist bill martin is here now with ju
. this is the second such incident this week. on monday night an oakland officer was shot in the arm at seminary and 17th. >>> a hazing scandal at a bay area high school cost the head football coach his job and five students at that school have been expelled. we are live now with what we have learned about the hazing and the punishment, john? >> reporter: gasia, football season has been over for two months now but today the head football coach was fired and five players expelled for what happened off of the field. as classes let out today, students flooded the parking lot to catch a ride home. the school announced that the head football coach was fired because five of his players harassed six younger players in the locker room with their uncovered genitles. >> it is disturbing, you know. it we know it goes on but we are glad it reached out to a lot of people. >> reporter: school officials would share few details but confirmed it is a pattern of behavior that continued throughout last season. >> they were expelled because the school has a strict policy about hazing and about abusive behavior and they
out of a suer line at the oakland campus. those roots blocked a pipe sending suage backing up into the hospital yesterday. these photos here show the scene inside after the sewage rained down on a sterile processing unit. >> we realized it was the smell of urine and fee sees, and from that point on, we immediately -- my staff members and myself, management, we immediately started taking precautions. >> the hospital still working to sterilize the effected rooms, but officials say no sue saj-contaminated areas of patient care. >>> the alameda county sheriff's office says it found a five-foot alligator guarding a marijuana stash. take a look here at mr. teeth. deputies say he was guarding 34 pounds of processed marijuana. the gator was found in a plexiglas tank in a house in castro valley. deputies arrested the gator's owner. the alligator is now being treated at the oakland zoo. >>> as you can imagine, we have a lot of ktvu viewers commenting on this story. you can join the conversation by liking us at ktvu channel 2 news on facebook. >>> i just couldn't bring myself to vote for
these drivers doing doughnuts on oakland on saturday afternoon. traffic came to a stand still while the group spin encircles. this was posted on facebook and you tube. the highway patrol said it inconvenienced drivers. >> it's important that people think that it's not funny. you have a lot of people you have affected that day and it's not okay. >> we spoke with one person today who favors making side shows legal and holding them in a safe location. jason green is part of save the show foundation and says city leaders should allow side shows that have proper barricade. >>> a crowd showed up in san francisco to weigh on a control to face condo control. live at city hall and tells us there's a one time bill being considered, jenna. >> reporter: this meeting lasted more than three years. it was packed at city hall with people wanting to speak out against this housing battle. >> they're proud parents of an eight week boy, but their home is making them lose more sleep than the baby. they have a one bedroom unit so the crib is in their closet and they can't buy because she brought it as a tic where
opened fire. it may be gang related. >>> oakland police release evidence of a arrests thursday night picking up glenn will sob at the airport in houston. wilson was using an alias and was trying to flee to mississippi. a complaint also releases details from the attack the officer clearly identified himself as a police officer. >> the suspect at that point didn't care. so that's the mentality of the violence of the individual that we're dealing with. >> glenn wilson faces charges of armed robbery of an officer and aassault. two other men are in custody of parole violations. go to for more on coverage. declaring a state of emergency. just self-control down to hot topics. >>> tonight california lawmakers are considering a list of nine new gun lawings. there was -- examined whether current laws need to be refined. some argued the focus needs to be on enforcing the laws we already have. >> a $20 million a year investment in gutting the guns out of a prohibited person would be a very wise and worthy investment. >> the number of bills on the table is likely to increases a the heari
. >>> and in the oakland hills, news chopper 2 is overhead after police shut down part of claire minute avenue near fish ranch road where police say black ice caused a 7-car pileup about 8:30 this morning. no one was hurt, but several cars were damaged. >> good evening to you, and this is the fourth night in a row we are going to endure frigid temperatures. we do have advisories that will move into place in the overnight hours, and the numbers already rapidly dropping off. 36 in napa right now. 40 degrees in concord. 49 san francisco. as we head inland, east bay, 37 degrees at walnut creek, 33 degrees out mount diablo low 40s in mrez santon and livermore. we have advisories. the frost advisory for our bay side communities, back into the 30s into the overnight hours and shades of purple for our inland valley locations, northeast and south bay, a freeze warning that will last until 9:00 a.m. tomorrow morning, as well. when i come back i'll show you a detailed map of what i expect for you tomorrow morning and when i expect us to finally warm up. gasia. >>> nearly 30 homeowners are headed into this frigid n
committee. they argue that he will bring tactics to oakland. the mayor strongly supports hiring him but reaffirmed that racial profiling will not be tolerated in oakland. >> in the south bay, a who's who will gather tonight to honor moore. she retiring after 27 years at the department and two years as chief. moore says he decided to retire early when city leaders decided against put a half cents sales tax on the november ballot that would have helped fund the department. >> the president of the university of california is re- signing at the end of august. he is facing health issues. he was the head of the 10 campus system nearly five years ago. it featured dozen of campus protests followed by tuition hikes. he plans to teach law at uc berkley. >> a record number of applicants for undergraduate admission. 8.6% rise in applicants from last year for a totele of nearly 175,000. that includes fresh men and transfer students. they're seeing a surge in foreign applicants up 45% and for the first time latino students are the largest in state group applying for freshman spots at 32%. >> a fe
. happening now, hundreds of people are packed into oakland city council came percent even overflowing into the hallways. the council set to vote on a controversial plan to hire and outside police consultant. opponents say his stop tactic is racial profiling. we do have a crew there and we'll bring you a live report tonight on the 10:00 news. >>> meantime opd stays rounded up five people during a 20 hour as much for suspects following a shooting that wounded one of thundershower officers -- one of their officers. the under cover officer was shot in the arm last night. opd and the county launched a search. they combed through dozens of homes. >> the residents in the area have been fantastic. they have worked with the police department and other agencies here with pus. >> we love to see something done that would be more lasting as far as curbing this kind of violence. >> the under covers off has been in facing a previous shooting and was interacting with several people when he was shot. it's unclear if the suspects new he was an officer. two of the five people rounded up were arrested fo
in oakland just last summer. >>> in the bay area, a huge turnout for a gun buyback program in marin county led to some unexpected problems today. allie explains what organizers did once they ran out of cash. >> the buyback program began at 11:00 this morning at five marin county locations. at police headquarters the line to turn in weapons snaked around the build sglg two semiautomatic 22s. haven't used them in year sgls residents who turned $2 semiautomatic 22s. haven't used them in year sgls residents who turned in semiautomatics got $00 for each firearm, $100 for other guns. but by noon, the $43,000 set aside for the buyback was gone. the marin county district attorney says those vouchers are not guaranteed. tomorrow his office will count up the vouchers handed out and see if they can fund raise the money later to pay people back. >> hopefully they'll appropriate some more funds, and i'll get my hun bucks. if not, so be it. >> while some people were frustrated. >> a typical government operation. >> others said money was never their motivation. >> i'm not a gun person. i have no need for
to an oakland gang. the san francisco chronicle said the victim allegedly passed on information about kumra's mansion. the game hatched the home invasion plan. 3 men charged with murder. dixon is an excessery. >> a pursuit ended in a crash just after 5 this afternoon. deputies say they tried to stop a car from reckless driving but called off when the suspect went on city streets crashing near 3 vehicles. several people were injured but nobody went to the hospital. officers say they found a handgun, an ak 47, both of them loaded inside the suspect's car. >>> now to washington d.c. san francisco's mayor, edlee is on with president obama in gun violence. >> by doing what we can do by joining the national effort is going to be critical. >> oakland mayor jean quan says now is the time, and she thinks most americans agree. vice president joe biden addressed the congress today. hess they need the mayor's support to get passed by congress. it is expected to be a fight. >>> overwhelming turn out for marin county is prompting a change. success led to serender. >> for last tuesday's buy back event, su
's body near did i near diamond park. so far no suspect or motive. >>> oakland police say they detained seven gang members at an operation curving gun violence. they served four search brants. it is all -- warrants. police say they warned those arrested that this day would come. >> i personally met where two of the gang members leaders in my office, and issued this warning directly from me. >> officials say they seized guns as well as gang memory gang stuff. >> vivian passed away just two weeks shy of her 86th birthday. over the decade she and her identical twin became san francisco icons. they were known for matching outfits and glovers. she suffered from alzheimer squeeze and happy -- disease and happy hospitalized. >> the owners of a dog bit a man. he does not want his face or last name revealed says the attack happened wednesday afternoon at raleigh manear dog park in south san jose. one dog malled his hand. david said the dog's owners ran away even after he asked them to call for help. san francisco based wells forg o reported record earn -- wells fargo reported revenue of $22 bill
shifted south our winds have continue today lighten up. 8 miles per hour and 7 in oakland. if you do have a little bit of a breeze outside your door already agd to the windchill effect because most of us sitting in the 40s even 39 degrees. 49 s fkso so we have mostly clear skies. the winds are going away and with those very calm conditions that cold air is really going to sink totd low-lying areas and it's going to stick so the frost advisory is actually for the bay area, not san francisco but most of our bay side communities down into the santa clara valley through tomorrow morning. the freeze warning is for the north bay valley locations, as well as the hills below a thousand feet. that means mid-to-upper 20s expected in the overnight hours. here is a look at what i'm expecting for santa rosa. 29 degrees for you. 30 in napa, 31 for vallejo. upper 30s in oakland. 32 degrees redwood city. 34 in san jose. upper 20s, livermore, antioch, fairfield. low 40s in san francisco so a chilly start for you but nothing by comparison when you look at some of our inland areas, freezing temperatures and
there. crews were also called out to fix two smaller lines in beshg slee and one in oakland. >>> construction resumed today near san francisco's union square on the central subway project. contractors say stockton street will be close and had ellis street will only be partially open between stockton and the garage. when the project is completed it will carry mun i passengers between south and market and china town. >>> theer ra of free parking meters on sunday is over. starting this sunday the city will charge for metered parking from noon until 6:00 p.m.. that will bring in an estimated $2 million per year in revenue. some tell us they agree with the city that the program will free up needed spaces but others worry it may drive away business. the city say it is first three sunsd san francisco parking officers will issue warnings while people get used to the idea. >>> two hours ago said good-bye to its long-time marina district location. staff and fans of the hands-on science museum rang bells and sang as the facility closed after 43 years at that location. this was the last
and seriously injured a third. >>> an oakland mother is asking for help looking for her run away son who has the mental capacity of an 11-year-old. here's 15-year-old charles anderson. he's big for his age. he's 5' 11, and weighs 230 pounds. his mother and step father say charles left his home sunday afternoon after they argued about him going to see a friend. his mother says she has checked with friends and family and he's not with them. >>> there are questions tonight about whether fbi investigators are on the right track in a new search for more victims of the speed freak killers. crews continued for a second day excavating a well in san joaquin county. the well was identified after six months of investigation, including interviews with one of the killers. but a map drawn by shermantine apparently points to another well. bounty hunters say they were told there are several wells where victims' bodies were dumped. >>> investigators bordered an oil tanker anchored in san francisco bay today hoping to find out why it collided with a fender at the base of the bay bridge tower. they're also exa
. >>> the oakland museum of california has released a photo of a treasured item that was stole then month. look, the museum sent this picture of the gold box from the 1870s. the inside of the id features images of california. remember we first told you about this last week. the box is part of a gold rush exhibit . officials suspect the suspect that stole it also broke into the museum last november and stole other gold items. the museum is offering a $12,000 reward for the return of that box. >>> the attorney for a san rafael teenager says his client can't get a fair trial in marin because of media coverage. max wade is awaiting trial for shooting at a teenage couple and stealing a celebrity chef's lamborghini. wade's attorney is arguing that he can't get an impartial jury and wants the trial moved elsewhere. >>> new at 7, a major make-over for san francisco's great highway. construction begins this week. live in the city with the repaving and landscaping project and how will it change. jana. >> reporter: gasia, right now there really aren't any bicycle lanes, no greenery on the great highway,
areas, we just showed you out towards oakland we had some frost. upper 20s to the mid 30s. these numbers up just a little bit slightly warmer compared to this morning. fairfield, low of 28. santa rosa right about 30, san jose, 30s. some changes in the pacific, a few high clouds developing. tomorrow will be dry after that cold start. temperature warming up as we showed you around 55 and 60. and then into the weekend there is a system approaching. now we do introduce the chance of some scattered showers for saturday. rainfall could be developing by mid afternoon sunday into late afternoon hours. we trying to find tune the timing. here's the forecast model showing high clouds into friday. we could be tracking scattered showers. look what happens sunday, rainfall developing gradually superintendenting to the south. tomorrow's temperature for tomorrow, upper 50s to lower 60s. a looked ahead, maybe more sprinkles by monday. >>> they are offering a behind the scenes work on the bay bridge to display an art exhibit. crews are enstalling 25,000 lights on the west area of the bridge. a lighting su
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